ARCTIIDAE

Ferguson, Douglas C. & Opler, Paul A., 2006, Checklist of the Arctiidae (Lepidoptera: Insecta) of the continental United States and Canada, Zootaxa 1299, pp. 1-33: 3-32

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ARCTIIDAE 

LITHOSIINAE

Acsalini  Bendib and Minet, 2000

ACSALA Benjamin, 1935 

1. anomala Benjamin, 1935  [incorrectly placed in Lymantriidae  by Ferguson (1978)]

Eudesmiini Bendib and Minet, 2000

EUDESMIA Hübner, 1823  RUSCINO Walker, 1854 GERBA Walker, 1865

2. arida (Skinner, 1906)

3. menea (Drury, 1782) 

laetifera (Walker, 1864) latifasciatus (Butler, 1875)

Cisthenini Bendib and Minet, 2000

CISTHENE Walker, 1854 

ILLICE Walker, 1859 

PYRALIDIA Felder, 1868 BYSSOPHAGA Stretch, 1874  OZODANIA Dyar, 1899

4. subrufa (Barnes & McDunnough, 1913) 

5. unifascia Grote & Robinson, 1868 

ruptifascia (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918) mexicana (Draudt, 1918) 

6. kentuckiensis (Dyar, 1904)

7. liberomacula (Dyar, 1904) 

basijuncta (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918)

8. deserta (Felder, 1868) 

nexa (Boisduval, 1869) 

grisea (Packard, 1872) 

9. faustinula (Boisduval, 1869) 

fusca Stretch, 1874 

10. dorsimacula (Dyar, 1904) 

11. tenuifascia Harvey, 1875 

interrupta (Draudt, 1918)

a. schwarziorum (Dyar, 1899), new combination [Formerly treated as a synonym of tenuifascia  ; facies of specimens from Arizona, including those from the type locality of schwarziorum, are distinct from those of nomenotypic tenuifascia  from Texas.]

12. plumbea Stretch, 1885 

injecta (Dyar, 1904) 

gamma (Dyar, 1904)

flavicosta (Draudt, 1918) 

13. striata Ottolengui., 1898 

apicipicta (Strand, 1922)

14. perrosea (Dyar, 1904) 

15. angelus (Dyar, 1904) 

16. subjecta Walker, 1854 

bellicula (Dyar, 1921)

17. packardii (Grote, 1863)

18. conjuncta (Barnes & McDunnough, 1913) 

19. barnesii (Dyar, 1904)

flavula (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918) costimacula (Draudt, 1918) 

flava (Draudt, 1919) 

20. picta (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918)  texensis (Draudt, 1918)

21. juanita Barnes & Benjamin, 1925 

22. coronado C.B. Knowlton, 1967

23. martini C.B. Knowlton, 1967 

PTYCHOGLENE Felder, 1868 

24. coccinea (Henry Edwards, 1886)  25. phrada Druce, 1889 

flammans Dyar, 1898

26. sanguineola (Boisduval, 1870) 

PROPYRIA Hampson, 1898 

27. schausi (Dyar, 1898)  LYCOMORPHA Harris, 1839 

PREPODES Herrich­Schäffer, 1855  ANATOLMIS Packard, 1864

28. grotei (Packard, 1864) 

palmerii Packard, 1872

a. pulchra Dyar, 1898

29. regulus (Grinnell, 1903)

30. fulgens (Henry Edwards, 1881) 

tenuimargo Holland, 1903

31. splendens Barnes & McDunnough, 1912  32. pholus (Drury, 1773) 

a. miniata Packard, 1872  33. desertus Henry Edwards, 1881

HYPOPREPIA Hübner, 1825  [1831]

[ NOTE. Eastern species of Hypoprepia  are represented by numerous forms, and the species­level taxonomy is unresolved. This does not apply to western species, except perhaps in Texas.]

34. miniata (Kirby, 1837) 

vittata (Harris, 1841) 

a. mississippiensis Barnes & Benjamin, 1926

35. fucosa Hübner, 1825  [1831]

a. subornata Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893

inornata Ottolengui, 1895 

dollii Dyar, 1906

b. tricolor (Fitch, 1856) 

plumbea Henry Edwards, 1886  36. cadaverosa Strecker, 1878 

37. inculta Henry Edwards, 1882 

HAEMATOMIS Schaus, 1899 

38. uniformis Schaus, 1899 

mexicana  of authors (not Druce, 1885)

RHABDATOMIS Dyar, 1907  39. laudamia (Druce, 1885)  LYCOMORPHODES Hampson, 1900  40. sordida (Butler, 1877) 

BRUCEIA Neumoegen, 1893 

41. pulverina Neumoegen, 1893  42. hubbardi Dyar, 1898 

CLEMENSIA Packard, 1864 

UXIA Walker, 1866 

REPA Walker, 1866

43. albata Packard, 1864 

albida (Walker, 1866) 

cana (Walker, 1866) 

a. umbrata Packard, 1872

irrorata Henry Edwards, 1873 

44. patella (Druce, 1885)  , revised status [Raised from synonmy of albata  ; this name is applicable to Pacific Coast populations.]

EILEMA Hübner, 1819 

45. bicolor (Grote, 1864) 

argillacea (Packard, 1864)

CRAMBIDIA Packard, 1864 

46. lithosioides Dyar, 1898 

47. pallida Packard, 1864 

48. uniformis Dyar, 1898 

49. dusca Barnes & McDunnough, 1913  50. myrlosea Dyar, 1917 

51. suffusa Barnes & McDunnough, 1913  52. impura Barnes & McDunnough, 1913  53. casta (Packard, 1869) 

candida (Henry Edwards, 1873)  54. pura Barnes & McDunnough, 1913  55. cephalica (Grote & Robinson, 1870) 

AGYLLA Walker, 1854 

SALAPOLA Walker, 1863

CRAMBOMORPHA Felder, 1874 MACROCRAMBUS Kirby, 1892 

56. septentrionalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1911 

INOPSIS Felder, 1874 

57. modulata (Henry Edwards, 1884) 

metella (Druce, 1885) 

scylla (Druce, 1885)

58. funerea (Grote, 1883) 

GNAMPTONYCHIA Hampson, 1900 

59. ventralis Barnes & Lindsey, 1921

GARDINIA Kirby, 1892 

GARDINICA Strand, 1932 

60. anopla Hering, 1925 

ARCTIINAE 

Arctiini 

VIRBIA Walker, 1854  [Classification follows Zaspel and Weller (2006).] HOLOMELINA Herrich­Schäffer, 1855  COTHOCIDA Walker, 1865

CYTORUS Grote, 1865

60. laeta (Guérin­Méneville, 1839) 

treatii (Grote, 1865)

rubropicta (Packard, 1887) 61. costata (Stretch, 1884) 

opelloides (Graef, 1887)

intermedia (Graef, 1887) 

parvula (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893) 

cocciniceps (Schaus, 1901)

pallipennis (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918) 62. ostenta (Henry Edwards, 1881) 

calera Barnes, 1907

63. cetes (Druce, 1897)  [Presence in North American uncertain.] 64. opella (Grote, 1863) 

obscura (Stretch, 1885) 

belmaria (Ehrmann, 1895)

rubricosta (Ehrmann, 1895)

flava (Barnes & Benjamin, 1925)  65. nigricans (Reakirt, 1864) 

nigrifera (Walker, 1865)

66. lamae (Freeman, 1941) 

67. aurantiaca (Hübner, 1827) 

brevicornis (Walker, 1854)

bimaculata (Saunders, 1869) 

68. marginata (Druce, 1885)  [Determination of North American material is uncertain,

but U.S. specimens match Druce’s figure of marginata  .] 69. rubicundaria (Hübner, 1827) 

belfragei (Stretch, 1885)

diminutiva (Graef, 1887)

rosa (French, 1890) 

70. ferruginosa (Walker, 1854) 

quinaria (Grote, 1863)

choriona (Reakirt, 1864)

trimaculosa (Reakirt, 1864)

buchholzi (Wyatt, 1963)

71. immaculata (Reakirt, 1864) 

72. fragilis (Strecker, 1878) 

HOLOARCTIA Ferguson., 1984 

73. cervini (Fallou, 1864) 

hnatecki (Frey, 1880)

sordida (McDunnough, 1921)  rougemonti (Bang­Haas, 1927) steitei (Röber, 1930)

scriniensis (Berthet, 1948)

fumata (Burmann, 1952)

fasciat a (Burmann, 1952)

teriolensis (Burmann, 1975)

74. fridolini (Torstenius, 1971) 

NEOARCTIA Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893 

75. beanii (Neumoegen, 1891) 

fuscosa (Neumoegen, 1891)  76. brucei (Henry Edwards, 1888)  77. lafontainei Ferguson., 1985 

HYPERBOREA Grum­Grshimailo, 1900 

78. czekanowskii Grum­Grshimailo, 1900

czecanousci Hampson, 1920 [Unjustified emendation.]

GRAMMIA Rambur, 1866 

ORODEMNIAS Wallengren, 1885  MIMARCTIA Neumoegen & Dyar, 1894 HOLARCTIA M.E. Smith, 1938

79. obliterata (Stretch, 1885) 

turbans (Christoph, 1892) 

80. quenseli (Paykull, 1793) 

strigosa (Fabricius, 1793)  gelida (Möschler, 1864)

81. speciosa (Möschler, 1864)

82. virguncula (W. Kirby, 1837) 

otiosa (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893)

83. philipiana Ferguson., 1985 

84. anna (Grote, 1863) 

persephone (Grote, 1863) 

85. parthenice (W. Kirby, 1837)  saundersii (Grote, 1864) approximata (Stretch, 1885) circa (Stretch, 1906)

a. intermedia (Stretch, 1874)  stretchii (Grote, 1875)

86. virgo (Linnaeus, 1758) 

citrinaria (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893) simplex (Stretch, 1906) 

87. doris (Boisduval, 1869) 

nerea (Boisduval, 1869)

michabo (Grote, 1875)

a. minea (Slosson, 1892)

88. arge (Drury, 1773) 

dione (Fabricius, 1775)

incarnatorubra (Goeze, 1781)

nervosa (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893) strigosa (Stretch, 1906)  [Homonym]

89. ornata (Packard, 1864) 

achaia (Grote & Robinson, 1868) ochracea (Stretch, 1874) 

barda (Henry Edwards, 1881)

simplicior (Butler, 1881)

perpicta (Dyar, 1893)

maculosa (Stretch, 1906) 

ochracea­rivulosa (Stretch, 1906) rivulosa (Stretch, 1906)

californica (Cassino, 1917)

hewletti (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918)  , revised synonymy [Listed as a separate species by Franclemont (1983).] sulphuricella (Strand, 1919)

90. edwardsi (Stretch, 1874)  , revised status [Listed by Franclemont (1983) as a form of Grammia ornata  ; presumed extinct; formerly occurred only at San Francisco, California]

91. complicata (Walker, 1864), revised status [Listed by Franclemont (1983) as subspecies of Grammia ornata  .]

92. blakei (Grote, 1864) 

93. bolanderi (Stretch, 1874) 

confluentis (Strand, 1919)

94. cervinoides (Strecker, 1876) 

95. elongata (Stretch, 1885) 

dieckii (Neumoegen, 1890)

96. williamsii (Dodge, 1871) 

determinata (Neumoegen, 1881)  a. tooele (Barnes & McDunnough, 1910 ophir (Barnes & McDunnough, 1910)

97. allectans Ferguson., 1985 

98. nevadensis (Grote and Robinson, 1866) 

a. geneura (Strecker, 1880) 

b. superba (Stretch, 1874)

c. gibsoni (McDunnough, 1937) 

99. incorrupta (Henry Edwards, 1881)  [We are selecting as the lectotype of incorrupta  a specimen labeled Prescott, Arizona, which will establish it as the name that applies to the form from Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas. This action is taken in order to stabilize the nomenclature because the next available name, sulphurica Neumoegen, is based on an aberrant yellow specimen.] ochracea (Neumoegen, 1883)  [Homonym]

sulphurica (Neumoegen, 1885)

100. behrii (Stretch, 1874)

101. phyllira (Drury, 1773) 

b­ata (Goeze, 1781)

oithona (Strecker, 1878)  , new synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a distinct species by Franclemont (1983).]

rectilinea (French, 1879)  , revised synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a synonym of Grammia oithona (Strecker)  by Franclemont (1983).] dodgei (Butler, 1881)

conspicua (Stretch, 1906)  , revised synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a synonym of Grammia oithona (Strecker)  by Franclemont (1983).]

102. favorita (Neumoegen, 1890) 

avoritella (Strand, 1919)

103. celia (Saunders, 1863) 

franconia (Henry Edwards, 1888)

104. figurata (Drury, 1773) 

ceramica (Hübner, 1820)

snowi (Grote, 1875)

excelsa (Neumoegen, 1883)

lugubris (Hulst, 1887) 

preciosa (Nixon, 1911)

105. f­pallida (Strecker, 1878) 

quadranotata (Strecker, 1880)  , new synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a distinct species by Franclemont (1983).]

sociata (Barnes & McDunnough, 1910)  , new synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a distinct species by Franclemont (1983).] moierra (Dyar, 1914)  , revised synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a synonym of Grammia quadranotata  by Franclemont (1983).]

106. placentia (J. E. Smith, 1797) 

flammea (Neumoegen, 1881) 

NOTARCTIA M. E. Smith, 1938 

107. proxima (Guérin­Méneville, 1844) 

docta (Walker, 1855)

mexicana (Grote & Robinson, 1867) 

autholea (Boisduval, 1869)

108 arizoniensis (Stretch, 1874)  .

mormonica (Neumoegen, 1885)  . Revised synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a subspecies of N. proxima  by Franclemont (1983).]

APANTESIS Walker, 1855 

109. phalerata (Harris, 1841)  incompleta (Butler, 1881) rhoda (Butler, 1881) 

incarnata (Stretch, 1906)  pulcherrima (Stretch, 1906) naidella Strand, 1919

vittatula Strand, 1919

rhodana Strand, 1919

110. vittata (Fabricius, 1787)  radians Walker, 1855 

colorata (Walker, 1865) a. floridana Cassino, 1918 ochracea Cassino, 1918  subterminalis Strand, 1919

111. nais (Drury, 1773) 

cuneata (Goeze, 1781)  decorata (Saunders, 1863) ochreata (Butler, 1881) phaleratula Strand, 1919

112. carlotta Ferguson, 1985 

PARASEMIA Hübner 1816  [1820]

NEMEOPHILA Stephens, 1828 CHIONOPHILA Guenée, 1865  EUPSYCHOMA Grote, 1865

113. plantaginis (Linnaeus, 1758)  hospita (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1776) petrosa (Walker, 1855)

modesta (Packard, 1864) 

scudderi (Packard, 1864)

geometrica (Grote, 1865)

caespitis (Grote & Robinson, 1868) cichorii (Grote & Robinson, 1868) geddesi (Neumoegen, 1884)

selwynii (Henry Edwards, 1885) alascensis (Stretch, 1906)

ACERBIA Sotavalta, 1963 

114. alpina (Quensel, 1802)  [Extralimital]

thulea (Dalman, 1823)

a. johanseni (Bang­Haas, 1927)

PARARCTIA Sotavalta, 1965 

115. lapponica (Thunberg, 1791)  [Extralimital]

festiva (Borkhausen, 1790)  [Homonym]

avia (Hübner, 1827)

a. hyperborea  (Curtis, 1835)

b. gibsoni (Bang­Haas, 1927)  116. yarrowii (Stretch, 1874)

remissa (Henry Edwards, 1888) 117. subnebulosa (Dyar, 1899) 

PLATARCTIA Packard, 1864 

118. parthenos (Harris, 1850) 

borealis (Möschler, 1860)

parvimaculata (Brower, 1973) multimaculata (Brower, 1973) obsolescens (Brower, 1973) 

PLATYPREPIA Dyar, 1897 

119. virginalis (Boisduval, 1852)  guttata (Boisduval, 1852)  ochracea (Stretch, 1874)  ARCTIA Schrank, 1802 

EYPREPIA Ochsenheimer, 1810 ZOOTE Hübner, 1816 [1820] CALLARCTIA Packard, 1864 

120. caja (Linnaeus, 1758)  [Extralimital] erinacea (Retzius, 1783)

a. waroi Barnes & Benjamin, 1927. b. americana Harris, 1841

c. utahensis (Henry Edwards, 1887)

transmontana (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893)

121. opulenta (Henry Edwards, 1881)  [Revised status by Lafontaine & Troubridge (2000).]

parva Rothschild, 1910  , revised synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a subspecies of A. caja  by Franclemont (1983).] virginivir Dyar, 1923

122. brachyptera Lafontaine & Troubridge, 2000

PHRAGMATOBIA Stephens, 1828 

123. fuliginosa (Linnaeus, 1758)  [Extralimital]

a. rubricosa (Harris, 1841)

dallii Packard, 1870

124. lineata Newman & Donahue, 1966  125. assimilans Walker, 1855 

franconia Slosson, 1891

SONORARCTIA Ferguson, 1985 

126. fervida (Walker, 1855) 

commixta (Butler, 1877) rodriguezi (Druce, 1890)

LEPTARCTIA Stretch, 1874 

127. californiae (Walker, 1855)  lena (Boisduval, 1869)

adnata (Boisduval, 1869)? melanis (Boisduval, 1869)? californica Boisduval, 1869) decia (Boisduval, 1869) dimidiata Stretch, 1874

boisduvalii Butler, 1881  fulvofasciata Butler, 1881 latifasciata Butler, 1881 stretchii Butler, 1881

albifascia French, 1889 occidentalis French, 1889 wrightii French, 1889 

KODIOSOMA Stretch, 1874 

128. fulva Stretch, 1874  [Original orthography] nigrum Stretch, 1874

eavesii Stretch, 1874

tricolor Stretch, 1874 

otero Barnes, 1907  , new synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a separate species by Franclemont (1983), but it is a color form of K. fulva  .]

PYRRHARCTIA Packard, 1864 

129. isabella (J.E. Smith, 1797)  californica Packard, 1864

SEIRARCTIA Packard, 1864 

130. echo (J.E. Smith, 1797)  niobe (Strecker, 1885)

ESTIGMENE Hübner, 1816  [1820] LEUCARCTIA Packard, 1864

131. acrea (Drury, 1773) 

caprotina (Drury, 1773)

pseuderminea (Harris, 1841) californica (Packard, 1864) mexicana (Walker, 1864)  packardii (Schaupp, 1882) rickseckeri (Behr, 1893)

klagesii (Ehrmann, 1894)

132. albida (Stretch, 1874) 

arizonensis Rothschild, 1910  , new synonymy. [This was listed by Franclemont (1983) as a subspecies of E. acrea  .]

HYPHANTRIA Harris, 1841 

133. cunea (Drury, 1773) 

liturata (Goeze, 1781) punctatissima (J. E. Smith, 1797) budea (Hübner, 1827)

textor (Harris, 1841)

mutans (Walker, 1856) punctata Fitch, 1856 

pallida (Packard, 1864)  candida (Walker, 1864)  suffusa Strecker, 1900 

brunnea Strecker, 1900 

SPILOSOMA Curtis, 1825 

134. congrua Walker, 1855 

antigone Strecker, 1877 athena Strecker, 1899

135. dubia (Walker, 1855) 

prima Slosson, 1889

136. virginica (Fabricius, 1798)  fumosa Strecker, 1900 

137. latipennis Stretch, 1874 

138. vestalis Packard, 1864 

echo (Rothschild, 1910)  , in part amelaina (Dyar, 1893)

139. vagans (Boisduval, 1852)  rufula (Boisduval, 1855) bicolor (Walker, 1862) 

punctata (Packard, 1864)  proba (Henry Edwards, 1881) walsinghamii (Butler, 1881) a. kasloa (Dyar, 1904)

140. pteridis Henry Edwards, 1875 

rubra (Neumoegen, 1881) 

141. danbyi (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893)

EUERYTHRA Harvey, 1876 

142. phasma Harvey, 1876 

143. trimaculata Smith, 1887 

ALEXICLES Grote, 1883 

144. aspersa Grote, 1883 

HYPERCOMPE Hübner, 1808 

ECPANTHERIA Hübner, 1816  [1820] CATENINA Burmeister, 1883

145. suffusa (Schaus, 1889) 

semiclara Stretch, 1906

146. oslari Rothschild  , 19101

147. permaculata (Packard, 1872) 

reducta (Grote, 1877) 

caeca (Strecker, 1885) 

148 scribonia  (Stoll, [1790])

chryseis (Olivier, 1790)

confluens Oberthür, 1881 

denudata Slosson, 1888  , revised synonymy. (This taxon was listed as a

subspecies of scribonia  by Franclemont (1983).] 149. caudata (Walker, 1855) 

abscondens Oberthür, 1881

yukatanensis Oberthür, 1881

mexicana Oberthür, 1881 

sennettii Lintner, 1884

muzina  of authors [not Oberthür, 1881]

ARACHNIS Geyer, 1837 

150. picta Packard, 1864 

a. insularis Clarke, 1941  b. meadowsi Comstock, 1942 c. maia Ottolengui, 1896

hampsoni Dyar, 1903  , revised synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a separate subspecies by Franclemont (1983).]

151. nedyma Franclemont, 1966 

152. citra Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893 

a. verna Barnes & McDunnough, 1918, revised status [This taxon was previously treated as a subspecies of Arachnis picta  .] midas Barnes & Lindsey, 1921  , new synonymy. [This yellow form was listed as a separate species by Franclemont (1983).]

apachea Clarke, 1941  , new synonymy. [This taxon was listed as a separate species by Franclemont (1983).]

153. aulaea Geyer, 1837  [Extralimital]

incarnata (Walker, 1855) 

a. pompeia Druce, 1894

154. zuni Neumoegen, 1890 

Callimorphini 

DODIA Dyar, 1901 

HYALOCOA Hampson, 1901 

155. albertae Dyar, 1901 

156. kononenkoi Tshistjakov & Lafontaine, 1984 157. verticalis Lafontaine & Troubridge, 2000

HAPLOA Hübner, 1816  [1820]

158. clymene (Brown, 1776) 

interruptomarginata Palisot de Beauvois, 1824 comma (Walker, 1855) 

159. colona (Hübner, 1827) 

clymene (Esper, 1794)  [Homonym] carolina (Harris, 1841)

fulvicosta (Clemens, 1861)  consata (Walker, 1865)

lactata (Smith, 1887)

duplicata Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893

160. reversa (Stretch, 1885)

suffusa (Smith, 1888) 

161. contigua (Walker, 1855) 

lumbonigera Dyar, 1902

162. lecontei (Guérin­Méneville, 1829)  militaris (Harris, 1841)

confinis (Walker, 1853) 

leucomelas Herrich­Schäffer, 1858 vestalis (Packard, 1864) 

albanchlora (Grote, 1888) [Hybrid?] harrisii Dyar, 1902 

smithii Dyar, 1902 

dyarii Merrick, 1903

ochroleuca Strand, 1919  suffusca Franclemont, 1938 163. confusa (Lyman, 1887) 

triangularis, Smith, 1899  lymani Dyar, 1902

TYRIA Hübner, 1816  [1819]

EUCHELIA Boisduval, 1828

164. jacobaeae (Linnaeus, 1758)  senecionis (Godart, 1823)

UTETHEISA Hübner, 1816  [1819]

DEIOPEIA Curtis, 1827

165. ornatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)  stretchii (Butler, 1877) pura (Butler, 1877) 

daphoena (Dyar, 1914) butleri Dyar, 1914

166. bella (Linnaeus, 1758) 

venusta (Dalman, 1823) speciosa (Walker, 1854) hybrida (Butler, 1877) 

intermedia (Butler, 1877)  terminalis Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893  nova Smith, 1910 

grossbecki Strand, 1919

Euchaetes  clade (sensu Jacobson and Weller, 2002) PAREUCHAETES Grote, 1865 

167. insulata (Walker, 1855)  cadaverosa Grote, 1865  affinis Grote, 1865 

CYCNIA Hübner, 1818 

TANADA Walker, 1856

168. inopinatus (Henry Edwards, 1882) 

nivalis (Stretch, 1906) 

169. collaris (Fitch, 1856) 

pudens (Henry Edwards, 1882)  , new synonymy. [This taxon previously was treated as a separate species, and collaris  was treated as a junior synonym of tenera Hübner. Examination  of the type of collaris  showed it to be conspecific with pudens  .]

170. tenerosa (Dyar, 1913), new U.S. record. [This species, described from Mexico, has been recorded in Texas and Florida based on material examined by Ferguson, including specimens in the National Museum of Natural History.]

171. tenera Hübner, 1827 

antica (Walker, 1856) 

sciurus (Boisduval, 1869)  , revised synonymy. [This taxon previously was treated as a subspecies of tenera  , but lack of geographic variation in the species makes application of trinomials untenable.] yosemite (Henry Edwards, 1884)

172. oregonensis (Stretch, 1874) 

EUCHAETES Harris, 1841 

STENOPHAEA Hampson, 1901 EUCHAETIAS Lyman, 1902  PROTAMOLIS Hampson, 1901

173. zella (Dyar, 1903) 

174. perlevis Grote, 1882 

175. fusca (Rothschild, 1910) 

176. helena (Cassino, 1928)

177. castalla (Barnes & McDunnough, 1910) 

griseopunctata (Barnes & McDunnough, 1910)

178. elegans Stretch, 1874 

179. egle (Drury, 1773) 

cyclica Henry Edwards, 1884

180. gigantea (Barnes & McDunnough, 1910)  181. polingi (Cassino, 1928) 

182. bolteri Stretch, 1885 

scepsiformis Graef, 1887  183. antica (Walker, 1856) 

salatis (Boisduval, 1870)

pollinia (Boisduval, 1870)

zonalis Grote, 1882

parazona Dyar, 1912

sinaloensis Dyar, 1921

184. albicosta (Walker, 1855) 

fumidus Henry Edwards, 1884

PYGOCTENUCHA Grote, 1883  PROTOSIA Hampson, 1900

185. terminalis (Walker, 1854) 

harrisii (Boisduval, 1869)  votiva (Henry Edwards, 1884)

186. pyrrhoura (Hulst, 1881) 

LERINA Walker, 1854 

187. incarnata Walker, 1854 

robinsonii (Boisduval, 1869)

ECTYPIA Clemens, 1861 

EUVERNA Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893

188. bivittata Clemens, 1860 

nigroflava (Graef, 1887) 189. mexicana (Dognin, 1911)  190. clio (Packard, 1864) 

thona (Strecker, 1899) a. jessica (Barnes, 1900)

PYGARCTIA Grote, 1871  191. murina (Stretch, 1885) 

oslari Rothschild, 1910 

poliochroa Hampson, 1910

192. pterygostigma Dyar, 1909 

albostrigata Barnes & McDunnough, 1913, new synonymy. [This taxon was

treated as a subspecies of P. murina (Stretch)  by Franclemont (1983).] 193. neomexicana Barnes, 1904 

194. lorula Dyar, 1914 

195. roseicapitis (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893)  196. flavidorsalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1913  197. spraguei (Grote, 1875) 

conspicua (Neumoegen, 1890) 

198. abdominalis Grote, 1871 

grossbecki Davis, 1913

199. eglenensis (Clemens, 1860) 

vivida (Grote, 1882)

PURIUS Walker, 1855 

SPODARCTIA Dyar, 1925

200. superpulverea Dyar, 1925  [Reported for the U.S. by Bordelon & Knudson (2000).]

BITURIX Walker, 1855 

201. venosata Walker, 1865  , new U.S. record [Recorded in Texas.]

PAGARA Walker, 1856  , new subfamily assignment

COMACLA Walker, 1864  [1865]

VANESSODES Grote & Robinson, 1870

202. simplex Walker, 1856 

murina  (Walker, 1864 [1865]) clarus (Grote & Robinson, 1870) texana (French, 1889)

Pericopini 

GNOPHAELA Walker, 1854  OMOIALA Grote, 1865 LAMPROSOMA Grote, 1864  [Homonym] CALLALUCIA Grote, 1865

203. clappiana  Holland, 1891

ruidosensis Cockerell, 1904 204. latipennis (Boisduval, 1852) 

hopferi Grote & Robinson, 1868

205. aequinoctialis (Walker, 1854) 

disjuncta Henry Edwards, 1885

206. discreta Stretch, 1875 

immacula French, 1884

morrisoni Druce, 1885

207. vermiculata (Grote, 1863) 

continua Henry Edwards, 1881

DYSSCHEMA Hübner, 1818 

HYELOSIA Hübner, 1818 

PERICOPIS Hübner, 1816 [1819] AMBRYLLIS Walker, 1855

DARITIS Walker, 1855

TAXILA Walker, 1855  [Homonym] ADDUA Walker, 1862

THEBRONE Boisduval, 1870 APHISAON Boisduval, 1870 DORIMENA Boisduval 1870 AMBRYSIIS Burmeister, 1878

208. leucophaea (Walker, 1854) 

rubrimargo (Boisduval, 1870) salvatoris Boisduval, 1870 flora Butler, 1873 

209. howardi Henry Edwards, 1886 

COMPOSIA Hübner, 1816  [1820] COCASTRA Boisduval, 1870

210. fidelissima Herrich­Schäffer, 1866 

immaculata (Butler, 1871)  vagrans Bates, 1934

PHALOESIA Walker, 1854 

211. saucia Walker, 1854 

immacula (Boisduval, 1870) fulvicollis Butler, 1875  venezuelae Butler, 1875 chalybia Butler, 1875

Phaegopterini 

HYPOCRISIAS Hampson, 1901 

212. minima (Neumoegen, 1883) 

armillata (Henry Edwards, 1884) agelia (Druce, 1890)

HALYSIDOTA Hübner  ,, 1816 [1819]

213. tessellaris (J. E. Smith, 1797) 

antiphola Walsh, 1864

oslari Rothschild, 1909  214. harrisii Walsh, 1864 

215. davisii Henry Edwards, 1875  216. schausi Rothschild, 1909  217. cinctipes Grote, 1865 

[ NOTE: Halysidota underwoodi Rothschild  and H. fuliginosa Rothschild  , reported from the U.S. by Watson (1980), are eliminated from the list because the records were almost certainly based on mislabeled specimens. Intensive collecting has provided no further indication that these species are present in Florida, Texas, or California.]

LOPHOCAMPA Harris, 1841 

EUHALISIDOTA Grote, 1865 THALESA Schaus, 1896

SCHAUSIA Dyar, 1897  [Homonym] EUSCHAUSIA Dyar, 1898 

SYNARCTIA Hampson, 1901 LEPIDONEWTONIA Rego­Barros, 1956

218. roseata (Walker, 1866) 

cinnamomea (Boisduval, 1869) 

sanguivenosa (Neumoegen, 1892)

a. occidentalis (French, 1890) 219. significans (Henry Edwards, 1888)  220. ingens (Henry Edwards, 1881) 

scapularis (Stretch, 1885)

221. argentata (Packard, 1864) 

a. subalpina (French, 1890) 222. sobrina (Stretch, 1872) 

223. caryae Harris, 1841 

annulifascia (Walker, 1855)

porphyrea (Herrich­Schäffer, 1855) 224. mixta (Neumoegen, 1882) 

pseudocarye (Rothschild, 1909) 225. pura (Neumoegen, 1882) 

flavescens (Rothschild, 1909)  226. maculata Harris, 1841 

fulvoflava (Walker, 1855)

guttifera (Herrich­Schäffer, 1855)

a. agassizii (Packard, 1864)

californica (Walker, 1864)

angulifera (Walker, 1866)

salicis (Boisduval, 1869)

alni (Henry Edwards, 1877)

eureka (Dyar, 1904)

b. texana (Rothschild, 1909)

227. indistincta (Barnes & McDunnough, 1910)  228. annulosa (Walker, 1855) 

LEUCANOPSIS Rego­Barros, 1956 

229. longa (Grote, 1880) 

230. perdentata (Schaus, 1901)  231. lurida (Henry Edwards, 1887) 

otho (Barnes, 1901)

AEMILIA Kirby, 1892 

AEMELES Walker, 1855 [Homonym]

232. ambigua (Strecker, 1880)  bolterii (Henry Edwards, 1884) syracosia (Druce, 1889)

APOCRISIAS Franclemont, 1966 

233. thaumasta Franclemont, 1966 

HEMIHYALEA Hampson, 1901 

PSEUDOHEMIHYALEA Rego­Barros, 1956 

234 mansueta (Henry Edwards, 1884)  [We have not seen specimens from the U.S.; needs verification. A neotype from Mexico was designated by de Toulgöet (1997) and deposited in the U.S. National Museum of Natural History.]

235. edwardsii (Packard, 1864) 

translucida (Walker, 1865) 

quercus (Boisduval, 1869)

argillacea Rothschild, 1909

ochreous [sic] Meadows, 1939

236. labecula (Grote, 1881) 

a. griseiventris Rothschild, 1935 

237. splendens Barnes & McDunnough, 1910 

CALIDOTA Dyar, 1901 

238. laqueata (Henry Edwards, 1887) 

OPHARUS Walker, 1855 

239. muricolor (Dyar, 1898) 

CARALES Walker, 1855 

SENIA Möschler, 1878 

240. arizonensis (Rothschild, 1909) 

fumata (Barnes & McDunnough, 1910)

TROCODIMA Watson, 1980 

MICRODOTA Dognin, 1906  [Homonym]

241. fuscipes (Grote, 1883)  , new combination. [This taxon was listed as Pagara fuscipes  by Franclemont (1983).]

hemiceras (Forbes)  , 1931, new synonymy

NEOPLYNES Hampson, 1900  , new subfamily assignment

242. eudora (Dyar, 1894)

EUPSEUDOSOMA Grote, 1865 

243. involuta (Sepp, 1849)  [Extralimital] nivea (Herrich­Schäffer, 1855) 

niveum Grote, 1866 [Unnecessary replacement name] bicolor (Rothschild, 1909)  , in part flavida Dognin, 1911

a. floridum Grote, 1882

immaculata (Graef, 1887) 

BERTHOLDIA Grote, 1896 

244. trigona (Grote, 1879) 

245. albipuncta Schaus, 1896  NERITOS Walker, 1855 

ANTILOBA Weymer, 1895

246. prophaea (Schaus, 1905) 

[ NOTE: Watson & Goodger (1986) treated Neritos  and Trichromia Hübner, 1816  [1819] as separate genera, retaining prophaea  in Neritos  .]

Ctenuchini 

CTENUCHA W. Kirby, 1837 

EUCTENUCHA Grote, 1873

247. venosa Walker, 1854 

tigrina Strecker, 1899 

248. cressonana Grote, 1863 

sanguinaria Strecker, 1878 lutea Grote, 1902 

249. virginica (Esper, 1794) 

latreillana W. Kirby, 1837

250. multifaria (Walker, 1854)  luteoscapus (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893)

251. rubroscapus (Ménétriés, 1857)

walsinghamii Henry Edwards, 1873 ochroscapus Grote & Robinson, 1868) corvina (Boisduval, 1869)

252. brunnea Stretch, 1872 

DAHANA Grote, 1875 

253. atripennis Grote, 1875 

CISSEPS Franclemont, 1936 

SCEPSIS Walker, 1854  [Homonym]

254. fulvicollis  (Hübner, 1818 [1827])

semidiaphana (Harris, 1839) a. pallens (Henry Edwards, 1886) 

255. packardii (Grote, 1865)

mathewi (Henry Edwards, 1874) a. cocklei (Dyar, 1904)

256. wrightii (Stretch, 1885) 

a. gravis (Henry Edwards, 1886)

Euchromiini

LYMIRE Walker, 1854 

257. edwardsii (Grote, 1881) 

EUCEREON Hübner, 1816  [1819]

ERITHALES Poey, 1832 ILIPA Walker, 1854

ACRIDOPSIS Butler, 1876

258. myrina Druce, 1884  [Reported from U.S. by Donahue (1993).]

259. erythrolepis Dyar, 1910  [Reported from U.S. by Donahue (1993).]

NELPHE Herrich­Schäffer, 1850  ­ 58 [1858] [Reported from U.S. by Donahue (1993).]

260. carolina (Henry Edwards, 1887) cubensis Schaus, 1904 

? confusum Rothschild, 1912

261. relegatum (Schaus, 1911)  , new U.S. record

EMPYREUMA Hübner, 1818 

262. pugione (Linnaeus, 1767)  affinis Rothschild, 1912 

MACROCNEME Hübner, 1919 

263. chrysitis (Guérin­Méneville, 1844) 

iole Druce, 1884

ANTICHLORIS Hübner, 1818 

ILLIPULA Walker, 1854

COPAENA Herrich­Schäffer, 1850­1858 [1855] ERIPHIA Herrich­Schäffer, 1855 

264. viridis Druce, 1884  [Extralimital; often introduced with bananas.] musicola (Cockerell, 1910)

cyanopasta (Dognin, 1911)

scintillocollaris (Rothschild, 1912) caerulescens (Draudt, 1917) 

importata (Strand, 1920)

APEPLOPODA Watson, 1980 

GYMNOPODA Felder, 1874  [Homonym]

265. mecrida (Druce, 1889) [Reported from U.S. by Donahue (1993).] dulcicordis (Dyar, 1907)

EPISCEPSIS Butler, 1877 

266. inornata (Walker, 1856) 

PSILOPLEURA Druce, 1898  267. vittatum (Walker, 1864)

PSEUDOSPHEX Hübner, 1818 

ABROCHIA Herrich­Schäffer, 1855  CHRYSOSTOLA Herrich­Schäffer, 1850­1858 [1855] SPHECOPSYCHE Dognin, 1898

PSEUDARGYROEIDES Klages, 1906

268. leovasquezae (Prez & Sánchez, 1986) [Reported from U.S. by Donahue (1993).]

MYRMECOPSIS Newman, 1850  SPHECOPSIS Felder, 1874

269. strigosa  (Druce, 1881­1890)

COSMOSOMA Hübner  ,, 1823

LAGARIA Walker, 1854 

ERRUCA Walker, 1854 

ILIPA Walker, 1854

ARISTODAEMA Wallengren, 1858 REZIA Kirby, 1892

BOMBOPSYCHE Hampson 1898  SPHECOMIMAX Bryk, 1953 

270. festiva Walker, 1854 

aleus Schaus, 1889

271. teuthras (Walker, 1854)  [Extralimital]

a. cingulatum Butler, 1876 rubrigutta Skinner, 1906

272. myrodora Dyar, 1907 

DIDASYS Grote, 1875 

273. belae Grote, 1875 

SYNTOMEIDA Harris, 1839  HIPPOLA Walker, 1854

274. ipomoeae (Harris, 1839)

ferox (Walker, 1854) 

euterpe (Herrich­Schäffer, 1856)

275. melanthus (Cramer, 1780)  [Extralimital]

nycteus (Cramer, 1780)

apricans (Walker, 1854)

a. albifasciata Butler, 1876

276. epilais (Walker, 1854)  [Extralimital]

a. jucundissima Dyar, 1907 277. hampsonii Barnes, 1904

befana Skinner, 1906

PSEUDOCHARIS Druce, 1884 

278. minima (Grote, 1867) 

POLIOPASTEA Hampson, 1898 

279. clavipes (Boisduval, 1870)  [Reported from U.S. by Donahue (1993).]

HORAMA Hübner, 1819  [1826]

MASTIGOCERA Harris, 1839  PHYLLOECIA Guérin­Méneville, 1843 CALLICARUS Grote, 1866

DRUCEA Kirby, 1892 

280. panthelon (Fabricius, 1793) [Extralimital]

tibialis (Butler, 1876)

serena Schaus, 1924

stoneri Lindsey, 1926

a. texanus (Grote, 1867)

281. plumipes (Drury, 1773) 

punctata (Guérin­Méneville, 1844)  jalapensis Neumoegen, 1890 

[ NOTE: The two species of Afrida  included by Franclemont (1983) are related to the type species, A. tortriciformis Möschler  , from Jamaica; Kitching and Rawlins (1999) removed Afridini from Arctiidae  . Ferguson believed that Afrida exegens Dyar  is not congeneric with other species of Afrida  and requires a new generic name. In addition, Ferguson suspected that exergens may be a lithosiine; therefore we retain exegens  as an unplaced arctiid.]

Genus and subfamily undetermined

282. exegens Dyar, 1922  , new U.S. record. [Specimens from Arizona and Texas were examined by Ferguson.]

[ NOTE: Comachara cadburyi Franclemont  has been transferred to the Noctuidae  .]

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Arctiidae

Loc

ARCTIIDAE

Ferguson, Douglas C. & Opler, Paul A. 2006

2006
Loc

lafontainei

Ferguson. 1985

1985
Loc

SONORARCTIA

Ferguson 1985

1985
Loc

HOLOARCTIA

Ferguson. 1984

1984
Loc

TROCODIMA

Watson 1980

1980
Loc

APEPLOPODA

Watson 1980

1980
Loc

SPHECOMIMAX

Bryk 1953

1953
Loc

moierra

Dyar 1914

1914
Loc

sociata

Barnes & McDunnough 1910

1910
Loc

RHABDATOMIS

Dyar 1907

1907
Loc

MICRODOTA

Dognin 1906

1906
Loc

LYCOMORPHODES

Hampson 1900

1900
Loc

GNAMPTONYCHIA

Hampson 1900

1900
Loc

HYPERBOREA Grum­Grshimailo, 1900

Grum-Grshimailo 1900

1900
Loc

NEOPLYNES

Hampson 1900

1900
Loc

PROPYRIA

Hampson 1898

1898
Loc

schausi

Dyar 1898

1898
Loc

BOMBOPSYCHE

Hampson 1898

1898
Loc

POLIOPASTEA

Hampson 1898

1898
Loc

BRUCEIA

Neumoegen 1893

1893
Loc

fuscosa

Neumoegen 1891

1891
Loc

brucei

Henry Edwards 1888

1888
Loc

laudamia

Druce 1885

1885
Loc

sordida

Butler 1877

1877
Loc

GYMNOPODA

Felder 1874

1874
Loc

clavipes

Boisduval 1870

1870
Loc

cervini

Fallou 1864

1864
Loc

fervida

Walker 1855

1855
Loc

festiva

Walker 1854

1854
Loc

LYCOMORPHA

Harris 1839

1839
Loc

placentia

J. E. Smith 1797

1797